Coeligena traviesi Mulsant & Verreaux, 1866

Travie's inca, Lilac-spotted star-frontlet, Lilac-fronted starfrontlet

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Diphlogæna (Helianthea) traviesi Mulsant & Verreaux, 1866

 

Most likely a hybrid between C. torquata and another Coeligena species (Simon, 1921). A hybrid (Berlioz cited in Peters, 1945).

 

Conservation Status

Invalid (hybrid)

Last record: 1866 or before (Peters, 1945)

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

AMNH 37570

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Mulsant, Martial Étienne and Verreaux, Edouard. (1866). Essai d'une classification méthodique des trochilidés ou oiseaux-mouches. Paris. [correct reference?]


Other references:

Peters, James Lee. (1945). Check-list of birds of the world. Volume 5. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
 
Simon, E. (1921). Histoire naturelle des Trochilidæ (synopsis et catalogue). Paris.

 

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